Here's the top Irish news stories on IrishCentral today:

 Top Irish roots story:

You know you’re Irish if...the tell tale signs that you grew up in Ireland

~ The person that you insult most is probably your best friend

~ During your youth much of your food was boiled...READ MORE


Top Irish American news:

Drew Barrymore and husband Will Kopelman welcome a baby girl

The 37-year-old actress and her husband Will Kopelman welcomed their first child, Olive, last Wednesday and have asked for privacy during this “special time”....READ MORE


Top Rory McIlroy story:

Irish American cop revealed as Rory McIlroy’s Ryder Cup savior

The state trooper who rescued Rory McIlroy’s Ryder Cup is an Irish American who was more than happy to help the European cause - and now he's known as the Ryder Cop...READ MORE


Niall O'Dowd: Latest "Get Gerry Adams effort" is led by deeply troubled woman

Latest "Get Gerry Adams effort" is lLong ago and far away there seems little doubt that Gerry Adams was a senior figure in the IRA in West Belfast.

How could he not be?..READ MORE


Caroline Wozniacki denies Chinese chat kept Rory McIlroy from Ryder Cup tee-time

Tennis superstar Caroline Wozniacki has absolved herself of all blame for Rory McIlroy’s late show at the Ryder Cup.

McIlroy needed a police escort to make it to the course at Medinah on time for Sunday’s singles...READ MORE